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When To Use A Liquid Tight Conduit

Conduits are used in order to make the installation of electrical cables easier. But in order to reap the added advantage of protection for wires and cables, it is imperative to know which conduit to use for a specific application. In some cases, the manufacturer issues recommendations for installation. For any of the following applications/situations […]

Strain Relief : An Indispensable Item For Complete Cable Protection

Different equipment and electronic appliances rely on different cables for their optimal operation. These cables are found both inside and outside the equipment or appliance. In order for a cable to continue functioning even under the most stressful circumstances,a strain relief is usually placed around it. A strain relief, also called a bend relief, is […]

Keeping It Together With Nylon Rivets

Building homes and corporate or commercial establishments will always call for the use of wires and other components to help deliver electricity, telecommunications capabilities, and other utilities to the space. Most of these wiring’s will be kept out of eyesight or reach so that they will not interrupt the flow of movement through the spaces, […]

How To Install Plastic Rivets

Conventional rivets are typically used to secure wooden or metal materials together, although they are also used in a variety of applications ranging from clothes and bags to plastics and even sculpture and other types of artworks. Metal rivets look like two-headed nails. Rivets are often used as an alternative to welding, especially when fastening […]

What Is A Rubber Bushing?

A rubber bushing, sometimes simply called a bushing, is a kind of vibration isolator. Its main purpose is to serve as an interface between two parts, acting as a buffer and absorbing some of the energy produced by the interaction of two parts. It separates two parts while allowing a limited amount of movement, thus […]

The Advantages Of Nylon Fasteners

Nylon is a synthetic material that was first developed and introduced in the market as a type of fabric in the thirties. And although nylon is still heavily used in the fashion industry, it is also used in a variety of other industries, including the automotive industry and the manufacturing of carpets. Nylon is also […]

The Common Uses For Plastic Fasteners

What are plastic fasteners, what are the common uses for them? These items are found everywhere, accomplishing a variety of functions. They include such normal everyday items such as cable ties, screws, washers, etc. The nylon cable tie, for one, is one of the most widely used fasteners. They usually serve as locking ties for […]